Welcome to STAGBI

STAGBI is a breed society and was established to provide credibility and integrity to the Standardbred and Trotting Horse in Harness Racing and other equestrian sports throughout Britain and Ireland. STAGBI is the approved registration organisation with the UK government department DEFRA and at the 2003 International World Trotting conference STAGBI was recognised and approved as the standardbred registration body for Britain and Ireland.

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Latest News

Covid-19 (Coronavirus) - March 2020

On Monday 23 March, the UK Government introduced restrictions to combat the spread of the Coronavirus. These restrictions require people to stay at home as far as possible to help reduce the spread of the coronavirus outbreak. These restrictions will be in place initially for the three weeks following 23 March.

Government introduced three new measures:
1. Requiring people to stay at home, except for very limited purposes
2. Closing non-essential shops and community spaces
3. Stopping all gatherings of more than two people in public

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STAGBI Office - December 2019

The STAGBI office will be closed from Friday 20th December to Thursday 2nd January and would like to wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

STAGBI AGM - December 2019

At the recent STAGBI AGM, John Towe was duly appointed as President and Sue Young was nominated as President Elect.

Elizabeth Towe, John Wright, Grethe Wright, Sarah Thomas & Gwenan Thomas all offered themselves for re-election and were all re-elected to join Ryan O Neil, David Lowther, Sandra Weigel and Nicky Hannon on the board of directors

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